December 14, 2021
All I can do is give thanks. To show gratitude for my existence. I know not from where I come nor where I will go. I give thanks for the infinite possibilities of the day and of the moment. My heart expands to embrace the peace as I am embraced by it. I am reminded that all is as it should be. Thank you.
December 11, 2021
Let’s Talk About Food Do you know how the FDA came about? Here’s a hint: Through tactics like the “Poison Squad,” Harvey Washington Wiley (1844–1930) waged continuous warfare on adulterated foods and drugs. The result was the Pure Food and Drugs Act of 1906. Yeah, Harvey and his gang were pretty committed to doing something about food adulteration. It seems Upton Sinclair’s book “The Jungle”, started a public outcry about the meat and conditions of the meat houses at the time.…
December 8, 2021
Escape to the Country I often watch a TV show from Britain called “Escape to the Country” where they try to match prospective home buyers with homes in the British countryside. What strikes me about the English countryside is the villages and the age of the homes and businesses. Here, in the USA, everything has to be ‘developed’, as some would say. I thinking about this from the standpoint of living in these villages.…
December 1, 2021
I am always amazed at how my perception, how I think about things, influences my perception. I can change on a dime, so to speak. If I remind myself that I am one creature out of many that owe my existence to something much greater than myself, I am immediately brought out of myself and into a place of peace and harmony. The peace and harmony is always there. That is part of the amazement.…